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Constructed with the finest materials. Comparable to the famous and sought after Vintage Sprague Vitamin Q Capacitors.
Vintage specs. Responsive, warm tone. Genuine handmade tone caps from our friend Mitch Ingram at Emerson Custom Guitars and Electronics.
Mitch's latest design is made in the USA to military specs. They still have the kraft paper-in-oil construction like the vintage Russians, but these are hermetically sealed metal tubes with glass ends so the value will not drift over time.
Capacitors are energy-storage devices that filter the high frequencies. A cap lets the tone control roll off the treble response, progressively warming the tone. The higher the value, the more bass output from the tone control at its "zero" setting.
A cap wired to a potentiometer creates a standard tone control,
Value Common use
.015uF - 300V With neck position humbucker for the Clapton "woman tone"
.022uF - 300V Humbucker tone
.047uF - 300V Single-coil guitars, many basses
Internal Construction on our Emerson Classics and the Emerson Bumblebee capacitors are the exact same. The only difference is the external graphics and stated capacitance values